French gymnast Samir Ait Said shattered his leg during preliminary competition at the Rio Olympics Saturday. To add insult to literal injury, EMTs dropped his stretcher as they loaded him into the ambulance! All of it was caught on video.
So... did you throw a cushion at the television when Portugal tied the dang game?? Yes, I did too. It looked like the U.S. was going to beat Portugal in the World Cup yesterday, and advance to the next round. But Portugal scored with just 30 SECONDS left, and it ended in a 2-2 tie. Ugggggggh!
Candace Parker scored 21 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, as the United States women’s basketball team soundly defeated France, 86-50, on Saturday night to win the gold medal game at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.
Led by seven medals from its track athletes, the United States ran past China into the lead in the overall medal count at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London on Wednesday. Here’s a recap of the day’s highlights: